At a memorial service the other day for a man-boy who left us too young, the pastor encouraged mourners to express their grief. "It may sound counter-intuitive," he said, "but expressing grief is a important part of healing." I know, I know, we're afraid that if we let that pain out it . . .
NOTE: If you're grieving or healing from something, come see how we can help at A Healing Spirit. Ok. Stop what you're doing for a moment. Please. Because you could win something pretty cool. Like a little package of healing things, like stones, talismans and other healing aids. Because more than . . .
Sometimes the body needs a little push from the mind to give it the opportunity to heal. And, as scientific studies have shown, sometimes, drug effectiveness depends on the patient's beliefs. True study. Check out the mind/body connection products at A Healing Spirit. . . .
Parasols are back--as a lovely, graceful fashion accessory for those of us who suffer from sun sensitivity. In my youth I enjoyed the hot rays of the sun all the time and had a gorgeous tan to prove it. But once I had to take a daily medication that makes me sun-sensitive, those days were gone. . . .
What on earth is a guided journal? you may be wondering. We've all seen or bought lovely blank journals and some of us have several sitting unused on a shelf. (Guilty as charged!) Blank pages waiting to be filled area little, well, intimidating. "I don't know what to write! I don't even LIKE to . . .
My interest in healing work has been lifelong, but my need to be more hands-on began in the middle 1980s. I was living in the San Francisco Bay area and still do, but back then the Bay area was Ground Zero for the AIDS epidemic and the premier AIDS education and support organization in the nation . . .
Tired of the usual Mother's Day gifts, like flowers or brunches? If you're lucky enough to still have a mother to honor on May 14, you may want to show you are thinking of her with a very special gift. I've got some very special ideas: (not sponsored, just things I love) Suggest you take a look at . . .
Helen Keller is a woman I've always admired. Talk about rising to the occasion.... So ... Whether it's cancer, Crohn's, M.S., chronic pain, anxiety or grief, our products and services may help you. . . .
I know better. And yet, in starting my new business, A Healing Spirit, which you can find HERE, I screwed up. More than once. I can't erase those mistakes. But I can learn from them and so you can you. So that others don't make the same mistakes I did, I've decided to share some of my screw-ups, . . .
That's the funny thing about feelings. We think if we push them down hard enough, they'll disappear. Dr. Charles/ChicagoMed NBC's Chicago Med is a different brand of hospital drama. Along with medication, lots of wisdom is dispensed, usually in the voice of psychiatrist Dr. Charles, an expert . . .